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Tyson Haverkort en vidéoconférence

Tyson Haverkort

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Job Title
Geospatial Solutions Specialist
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Tyson Haverkort

Student drawn postcard representing habitation spheres on an extra-terrestrial planet.

Send a Postcard to Space

Send a postcard to space and back thanks to a partnership with Club for the Future. The Club’s mission is to inspire students to pursue careers in STEM and help visualize the future of life in space. This page describes the project and how to get your postcards to space.
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Send a Postcard to Space

Space lander

How can we land a model space probe?

Design and build a model space probe.
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How can we land a model space probe?

Meteor seen through an opening in the trees

Meteoroids, Meteors and Meteorites

Learn about where and when to find meteoroids, meteors and meteorites.
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Meteoroids, Meteors and Meteorites

Jupiter’s atmosphere taken from NASA's Juno spacecraft

The Outer Solar System

Learn about the amazing planets and moons of the outer Solar System.
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The Outer Solar System

Testing of the Boeing Starliner spacesuit

Testing Spacesuit Material

Learn about a new material for spacesuits and the engineer who designed it.
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Testing Spacesuit Material

Exploring the World of Physics Symposium 2020

Exploring the World of Physics 2020 Symposium

- A unique opportunity for students to meet real scientists.
- An open door to real scientists who talk about their work, career and how they solve real-world problems.
- All in an online format easily accessible to all across Canada!
- For whom? Grades 10-12 students, teachers and educators
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Exploring the World of Physics 2020 Symposium

Hilary Jamdricic | Coordonnatrice du programme de leadership

Hilary Jamdricic

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Job Title
Coordinator of Leadership Programs
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Hilary Jamdricic

Franz Newland | Assistant Lecturer, Space Engineering

Franz Newland

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Job Title
Assistant Lecturer
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Franz Newland

Jamie Sevigny au travail

Jamie Sevigny

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Job Title
Management Engineer
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Jamie Sevigny

Cross-section of the Earth showing layers.

Why does the Earth have Layers?

An in-depth look at how the Earth got its layers.
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Why does the Earth have Layers?

Skyglow from a city and highway

Light Pollution

Light can be a type of pollution. Learn about the damage it causes to people and living things as well as how you can prevent it.
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Light Pollution

compass pointing north

How can I tell which way is north at night?

Do you like to look at the stars? What can you identify in the night sky? Try finding some important constellations tonight!
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How can I tell which way is north at night?

Adult and children looking through telescope

The Optics of Telescopes

Learn about telescopes, how they work & why they're important to astronomers.
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The Optics of Telescopes

Photo de Mike Dixon

Mike Dixon

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Job Title
Professor and Director of CESRF
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Mike Dixon